Brandeis belts Babson 9-0
Judges improve to 7-3 on the season
WALTHAM, Mass. – Brandeis, ranked 10th in New England and 30th nationally according to the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III poll, won every set this evening to defeat Babson College 9-0. With the win, the Judges improve to 7-3 on the season, while the Beavers fall to 9-6.
Brandeis’ top doubles team of senior Rachel Rosman and sophomore Faith Broderick got the squad off to a fine start with an 8-4 win against rookie Sarah Whitaker and junior Rebecca Stone. Junior Nina Levine and senior Mackenzie Gallegos defeated their opponents 8-2 in the Judges’ largest doubles victory. With another win in the third spot by rookies Marissa Lazar and Allyson Bernstein, Brandeis had a 3-0 edge going into singles competition.
Rosman, who is ranked 11th in the region, led off for the Judges in the number one spot, winning 6-3, 6-2 versus Whitaker. Broderick, 23rd in the region, topped Stone 6-2, 6-4 in the second position. Bernstein had a fine performance in the fourth spot, defeating senior Monica Mercer 6-2, 6-0. In the fifth and sixth positions, rookie Alexa Katz defeated her opponent Mikaela Stamas, 7-5, 7-5, and classmate Roberta Bergstein went 6-2, 6-1 to complete the sweep at six.